Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.24 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.6"||975.63 mi||west||0° 08' 03.6"||9.24 mi||north||975.38 mi|
|24 hours||348° 52' 30.1"||746.56 mi||west||2° 53' 37.2"||198.96 mi||north||767.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sat 6:26 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:26 PM||997 km||620 miles||539 nm||NW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:26 PM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm||S|
|Midway||Fri 7:26 PM||1790 km||1113 miles||967 nm||NNE|
|Yaren||Sat 6:26 PM||1806 km||1122 miles||975 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:26 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:26 PM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:26 PM||2555 km||1588 miles||1380 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 5:26 PM||3041 km||1889 miles||1642 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:26 PM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm||SSE|
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